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Wednesday, Jan 22, 2020

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Dec 13, 2019 06:37
Scientists say countries need to stop burning fossil fuels by 2050 at the latest to ensure global temperatures don’t rise more than 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 Fahrenheit) this century. read more
Dec 12, 2019 07:28
The Paris agreement was adopted by 195 parties at the UN climate conference “COP 21” held in the French capital in 2015 with an aim to reduce the hazardous greenhouse gas emissions. read more
Dec 03, 2019 18:07
While India and other affected countries fight for compensation from the rich world, they must also augment their efforts at enhancing nature-based mitigation and adaptation strategies that can improve resilience of ecosystems, and tackle the climate... read more
Oct 26, 2019 04:52
The UN secretary general will engage whenever he can with the two nations on the issue, his spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric said at a press briefing in New York on Thursday. read more
Sep 24, 2019 20:44
The global meeting unfolds against the backdrop of flaring tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia, backed by its long time ally, the United States. The Saudis accused Iran for an attack earlier this month on two oil facilities in the kingdom, which Iran... read more
Sep 21, 2019 11:22
UN Secretary General Guterres,recalled Narendra Modi’s leadership of the International Solar Alliance and described India’s gift of 193 solar panels to the world organisation as “very useful.” read more
Sep 20, 2019 15:39
On Wednesday, Antonio Guterres emphasised that “dialogue” between India and Pakistan is an “absolute essential element” for reaching a solution on the Kashmir issue. read more
Sep 11, 2019 18:41
India and Pakistan had clashed at the UNHRC in Geneva on Tuesday over New Delhi revoking Jammu and Kashmir’s special status last month. read more
Aug 28, 2019 00:34
Addressing a press briefing, Secretary-General’s spokesperson Stephane Dujarric on Monday said the two leaders had a “long and fruitful discussion” on climate change and other issues. read more
Feb 27, 2019 07:51
The UN Secretary General’s remarks came after Indian Air Force (IAF) carried out a pre-dawn air strike on a terror training camp inside Pakistan. read more
Jan 24, 2019 14:14
The Paris climate accord has been shaken by the withdrawal of the United States under President Donald Trump, and by threats to do the same by Brazil’s new hard-right leader Jair Bolsonaro. read more
Dec 22, 2018 11:29
India has maintained that UNMOGIP has outlived its utility and is irrelevant after the Simla Agreement and the consequent establishment of the Line of Control. read more
Nov 29, 2018 08:34
The secretary-general said he has the same message for the G-20 and for the leaders who will be meeting in Poland beginning Sunday to try to agree on the fine print of the Paris agreement: “At a time of declining global trust, our world needs stepped-up... read more
Mar 30, 2018 19:52
His comments came after the Trump administration this week ordered the expulsion of 60 Russians from the US over the alleged poisoning of ex-double agent Sergei Skripal in the UK on March 4. read more